Technical Delivery Manager

Pure Planet

  • Full Time

To apply for this job please visit purepla.net.

The Role

We’re looking for a bright spark who is dedicated, great at communicating and committed to delivering solutions that help make our vision reality.

You’ll support Pure Planet’s members by managing the co-ordination and management of all our technical deliveries (app, web, crm and associated integration to backend systems). The ideal Technical Delivery Manager will take ownership, be flexible, have great attention to detail, be able to collaborate and communicate with a wide variety of people, and is great at making things happen.

Main responsibilities will include:

  • accountable for technical delivery planning across all platforms and 3rd parties;

  • responsible for a centralised plan of all sprints;

  • supports the Product Owners in planning delivery from definition, through to delivery;

  • coordinates releases across platforms, holds a central release plan, and manages the risk to operations;

  • manages a centralised resource plan (BA, PM, PO, Dev, 3rd Parties) to help schedule work across the function;

  • supports Product Owners in detailed planning of releases including: Technical Activity; Testing; Training and Change Management Activity; Transfer to Operations;

  • responsible for coordination and planning of environments to ensure the right environments are available for the various technical releases;

  • coordinate upgrades and infrastructure with Operations and Development teams;

  • coordinates releases on the day;

  • manages continual improvement of the delivery process ensuring any improvements identified in retros are implemented.

You’ll be working with our small tech team, a few of our key partners, and reporting to our Head of Design and Delivery.

The Person

You’ll be joining our planet at an early stage –  many exciting developments are planned and the role may evolve into diverse areas and functions. You will be able to adapt to change and love doing things differently. You’ll have the opportunity to help develop our proposition with your creative approach to problem solving and natural sense of curiosity. A passion for sustainability and the environment is desirable!

If you have:

  • experience as an Delivery Manager or Project Manager in a fast paced digital organisation

  • detailed planning skills

  • good understanding of resource management

  • capability to manage stakeholders and their expectations

  • good  understanding and experience with Agile methodologies

  • ability to work with cross-functional teams to deliver on a common goal

  • strong communication and influencing skills

  • an inquisitive attitude with the ability to constructively challenge others

  • excellent verbal and interpersonal skills

  • a flexible approach, require minimal supervision, and have the ability to multitask

  • experience working with multiple priorities and deadlines; and

  • the more knowledge or experience in the following areas the better: Mobile applications; web based systems; Salesforce; AI and automation; the retail energy sector;

then come and join our Planet.

This is us

We’re Pure Planet — the digital, renewable energy supplier. We’re here to make renewable energy affordable and available to all. We’re powering a cleaner, greener future, committed to helping Britain get to Net Zero emissions as soon as possible. If you want to make a difference in the world, Pure Planet is for you: it’s sustainable, built around the need for change, and to protect our environment. It also operates in one of the most rapidly-changing markets in the UK and uses smart technology and a shared community to deliver a unique service to our members.

We’re committed to enabling our members to save money on their energy bills in a sustainable way as possible. We wish to encourage the uptake of renewable technologies that meet the Pure Planet values of Smart; Sustainable and Shared.

We launched two years ago and have grown rapidly. We’re a top-ranking three-star Best Companies to Work For 2020, featured in the Sunday Times Tech Track Ones to Watch 2019, and a Which? Recommended Energy Provider 2020. We’re a Disability Confident and Living Wage employer, and a signatory to the UN Global Compact.

Pure Planet has a modern, spacious office in central Bath, five minutes-walk from the train station.

The Benefits

• Contributory ethical pension scheme

• Private medical insurance

• Health cash plan

• Electronic stand up desks throughout the office

• Dog-friendly workplace

• Free breakfast and fruit

• Life assurance

• Unlimited holiday

• Cycle to work scheme

• Electric car scheme

• Season ticket loan

• Carbon offset commute to work

• Social events

• Discounted shopping benefits

• Professional development

• Opportunity to influence our proposition and shape our company

• Working with the rest of the lovely team at Pure Planet

We celebrate diversity and know that it’s critical for our success at Pure Planet. We work hard to make sure we’re inclusive. So, if you are great at what you do and share our values, we want to hear from you.

If you need any adjustments made to the application or selection process so you can do your best, let us know. We will be happy to help.

We review CV’s as we receive them and interview as soon as we receive good applications. We don’t use closing dates. So, please apply as soon as possible to avoid missing out on this role.

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